National Innovation and Science Agenda – Improving bankruptcy and insolvency laws

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Consultation Type
Proposals Paper

Key Documents

As part of the National Innovation and Science Agenda, the Government committed to releasing a proposals paper on measures to improve Australia’s bankruptcy and insolvency laws by making changes to the default bankruptcy period, introducing a safe harbour for directors, and changing the operation of ‘ipso facto’ clauses.

Submissions

87 submissions were received for this consultation, including 5 confidential submissions.

Alexander David Clark - pdf 83.91 KB
Arnold Bloch Leibler - pdf 437.05 KB
Arnold Bloch Leibler - rtf 14.76 MB
Ashurst Australia - pdf 320.43 KB
Assaf Farid - pdf 96.41 KB
ASX - pdf 137.79 KB
Auckram Brian - pdf 126.87 KB
Auckram Brian - rtf 129.38 KB
CPA Australia - rtf 197.14 KB
CPA Australia - pdf 202.83 KB
Credit Corp Group - pdf 72.77 KB
Credit Corp Group - rtf 412.22 KB
DibbsBarker - pdf 169.96 KB
DibbsBarker - docx 579.8 KB
Ferrier Hodgson - pdf 10.33 MB
Fox Symes - pdf 399.94 KB
Fox Symes - rtf 98.5 KB
Green Geoff - pdf 282.14 KB
Green Geoff - rtf 546.79 KB
Griffith University - pdf 86.2 KB
Griffith University - rtf 115.28 KB
Hargovan Anil - pdf 718.98 KB
Henry Davis York - pdf 2.1 MB
Jones Day - pdf 2.74 MB
Justice Connect - pdf 142.89 KB
King Wood Mallesons - pdf 2.1 MB
Korda Mentha - pdf 66.56 KB
Law Council of Australia - pdf 284.98 KB
Lhuede Mark-1 - pdf 603.6 KB
Lhuede Mark-2 - pdf 83.46 KB
Lhuede Mark-3 - pdf 309.84 KB
McGrath Nicol - pdf 243.81 KB
Minter Ellison - pdf 675.24 KB
Narrow Road Capital - pdf 322.32 KB
Opportune NFP Limited - pdf 1.13 MB
Opportune NFP Limited - rtf 14.17 MB
Penelope Pengilly - pdf 1.18 MB
PIPA and Bond University - pdf 865.65 KB
PwC - pdf 213.43 KB
Steele Stacey - pdf 303.37 KB
SV Partners Pty Ltd - pdf 5.04 MB
Tyrone Corp Pty Ltd - pdf 344.1 KB
UCL Faculty of Laws - pdf 88.97 KB
Veda - pdf 612.22 KB
Viva Energy Australia - pdf 802.62 KB
William Buck - pdf 212.27 KB